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Indian Campaigns - U.S. Army

John Haddoo

  • Also Known As: Haddo Jr., John
  • Rank: Corporal
  • Conflict/Era: Indian Campaigns
  • Unit/Command:
    Company B,
    5th U.S. Infantry
  • Military Service Branch: U.S. Army
  • Medal of Honor Action Date: October 21, 1876 - January 8, 1877
  • Medal of Honor Action Place: Cedar Creek, etc., Montana, USA

Gallantry in action.

Additional Details
  • Accredited to: Columbus, Cherokee County, Kansas
  • Awarded Posthumously: No
  • Presentation Date & Details: July 18, 1877

    At parade at the Cantonment at the Yellowstone and Tongue Rivers, Montana Territory, by Gen. William T. Sherman

  • Born: August 13, 1851, Boston, Suffulk County, MA, United States
  • Died: September 30, 1877, Bear Paw Mountain, MT, United States
  • Buried: Fort Gibson National Cemetery (MH) IMO marker (MA-17), Fort Gibson, Oklahoma; Custer Battlefield National Cemetery (B-2), Crow Agency, MT, United States

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